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Broadwind Energy receives $106 million in tower orders

Broadwind Energy (Nasdaq: BWEN) announced Monday it has received $106 million in tower orders from an undisclosed U.S. wind turbine manufacturers. The order brings the total tower orders in 2013 to around $306 million for the company.

The towers will be produced in the company’s facilities in Manitowoc, Wisc. and Abilene, Texas.

According to Broadwind Energy CEO Peter Duprey, the order brings the company within reach of filling its planned 2014 tower capacity. Duprey added the company will continue to work with customers to build additional visibility into 2015.

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